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UCAS Applications 2017: Parental Information

June 21st, 2016 at 10:40 am
Parental information to support your child’s application to university in 2017 can be found here.  If you require any further information please do not hesitate to get in contact with the school.  read more »

S2 Elective Programme 2016-17

June 16th, 2016 at 10:05 pm
From August, S2 pupils have two periods  where they study an ‘elective’ course from a varied menu.  On Wednesday 22nd June, all pupils will hear presentations on the elective choices from... read more »

Mackie Academy Parent Council: next meeting

June 15th, 2016 at 5:10 pm
Please note that the next meeting for Mackie Academy Parent Council has changed from Wednesday, 22nd to Monday, 20th June 2016 at 7pm in G3.  This is due to a clash with the Enhanced Provision consultation... read more »

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School Hours

The structure of the school day changed in August 2014 with Period 1 starting at 08.40.

08.40 – 09.30Period 1
09.30 – 10.25Period 2
10.25 – 10.40Tutor Time
10.40 – 10.55Break
10.55 – 11.45Period 3
11.45 – 12.40Period 4
12.40 – 13.30Lunch
13.30 – 14.20Period 5
14.20 – 15.15Period 6

There are no bells in Mackie Academy.  There are digital clocks in all teaching and social areas.

Parent Evening Dates

Year GroupDate
S126th May 2016
S225th February 2016
S33rd February 2016
S416th March 2016
S5/612th January 2016

Term Dates 2015-16

In-Service Day One Monday 17th August 2015
Term One Tuesday 18th August  – Friday 9th October 2015 inclusive
October Holidays Monday 12th – Friday 23th October 2015 inclusive
Term Two Monday 26th October – Tuesday 22nd December 2015 inclusive
In-Service Days Two and Three Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th November 2015
Christmas Holidays Wednesday 23rd December 2015 – Tuesday 5th January 2016 inclusive
Term Three Wednesday 6th January – Friday 1st April 2016
Occasional Days Thursday 11th & Friday 12th February 2016
Aberdeenshire School Holiday Monday 15th February 2016
In-service Days Four and Five Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th February 2016
Good Friday Friday 25th March 2016
Easter Holidays Monday 4th April – Friday 15th April 2016 inclusive
Term Four Monday 18th April – Friday 1st July 2016
May Bank Holiday Monday 2nd May 2016

  • RT : So much to be proud of this year Happy Holiday when it comes! ✈️⛵️🎉🎉🎉🎉🛣🛤
  • Mesmerising musical interlude from our Young Musician of the year Naomi McGillivray